Before starting your presentation, select a design template, font theme and personalize your presentation to your company. Use photos, animations and clip art strategically and meaningfully – do not overwhelm your audience. Be creative! BUS 1 - Business Plan Presentation Template Include: -Company Name -Team Members’ Names -Date Milestone #1 INTRODUCTION Elevator Pitch • An extremely abbreviated version of your executive summary. • Explain your business in an interesting, engaging manner. Company Goals and Objectives • Goals – big picture • Objectives – little steps to achieve your goals Organizational Chart (ExC) • Insert your chart here. Milestone #2 MARKETING The Marketing Mix - Product • Describe your product. The Marketing Mix - Price • Describe your pricing strategy. The Marketing Mix - Place • Describe your location and distribution. The Marketing Mix - Promotion • Describe how you will promote your product. Segmentation • Describe the demographics of your target market(s). • Share relevant geographic, sociographic and other information. SWOT Diagram • Include your chart. Web Site (ExC) • Link to your web site, and take us on a tour. Promotional Materials (ExC) • Share what you have created. • Show any advertising or pass out flyers, business cards, coupons, etc. to the class at this point. Milestone #3 OPERATIONAL PLAN Proposed Site • Share the proposed site you found to locate your business. Personnel • Discuss your staffing plan. Floor Plan (ExC) • Share the floor plan you created for your business. Milestone #4 FINANCIAL PLAN Sales Forecast • Include your sales forecast chart. Start Up Expenses • Share your Wall Street Journal start up expenses worksheet from Excel. Balance Sheet (ExC) • Share your initial balance sheet. Income Statement (ExC) • Share your initial income statement. Ask what would make your business plan stronger, more appealing or generally better. ANY QUESTIONS?